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New payments expert joins OPC to solve payment pain points for merchants.

Optimized Payments Consulting welcomes new payments expert! Optimized Payments Consulting (OPC) is excited to announce and welcome Joseph Dembek as Vice President of National Accounts.  Joseph has extensive experience in interchange management, chargebacks, cost management strategies and all aspects of credit card processing. Anand Goel, OPC CEO, stated, “We are excited to have Joseph join [...]

By |2018-01-10T10:58:40+00:00January 10th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

Optimized Payments to help U.S. Merchants file their potential claim for the $7.25 billion Visa and MasterCard settlement

U.S. Merchants who processed Visa and MasterCard credit and/or debit cards between January 1, 2004 and November 28, 2012 are members of $7.25 billion Visa and MasterCard settlement and will be eligible to file a claim when the settlement receives final approval.  Optimized Payments Consulting has just launched an agent service to file claims on [...]

By |2017-04-19T13:12:17+00:00September 26th, 2013|Press Releases|Comments Off on Optimized Payments to help U.S. Merchants file their potential claim for the $7.25 billion Visa and MasterCard settlement

Optimized Payments Launches Online Calculator to Help U.S. Merchants estimate their potential claim value from the $7.25 billion Visa and MasterCard settlement

Last November 2012, Judge John Gleeson of the U.S. Eastern District of New York gave preliminary approval to a proposed $7.25 billion antitrust settlement claim against Visa and MasterCard.  Optimized Payments Consulting has just launched a free online calculator to help merchants estimate their potential claim value along with a LinkedIn group to engage participants [...]

By |2013-05-07T12:11:10+00:00May 7th, 2013|Press Releases|Comments Off on Optimized Payments Launches Online Calculator to Help U.S. Merchants estimate their potential claim value from the $7.25 billion Visa and MasterCard settlement

Optimized Payments Introduces Free Online Calculator to Help Merchants Estimate Their Monthly FAN Fee

Visa's Fixed Acquirer Network Fee (FANF) will be passed on to merchants beginning April 1st. The calculation of this fee is extremely complex and large merchants with many locations, multiple MCCs and mix of card present and card not present sales are having a difficult time calculating the impact of this fee to their organization. [...]

By |2017-04-19T13:12:18+00:00April 10th, 2012|Press Releases|Comments Off on Optimized Payments Introduces Free Online Calculator to Help Merchants Estimate Their Monthly FAN Fee

Optimized Payments Launches Free Online Calculator to Helps Businesses Understand & Lower Credit Card Processing Costs

Company launches a free online calculator along with free webinars to help businesses of all sizes understand and lower their cost of processing credit and debit cards. Read press release here.

By |2017-04-19T13:12:28+00:00July 2nd, 2009|Press Releases|Comments Off on Optimized Payments Launches Free Online Calculator to Helps Businesses Understand & Lower Credit Card Processing Costs

Consulting Services Expand to Canada

Optimized Payments Consulting has expanded its novel, risk-free consulting services to merchants in Canada. The move to the Canadian market began when a U.S. based client had retail operations in Canada. To meet this client's need, Optimized Payments customized its proprietary OPTIMIZED PAYMENTS™ methodology to this new market. As in the U.S, Optimized Payments will [...]

By |2017-04-19T13:12:30+00:00March 25th, 2008|Press Releases|Comments Off on Consulting Services Expand to Canada